Police Blotter


August 11, 2006|By RICHARD IRWIN

Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police reports in Baltimore and Baltimore County.



Shooting -- Several men were shooting dice on a basketball court in the 900 block of Lennox St. in Reservoir Hill about 11 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman appeared, prompting the players to flee. One of them, a 26-year-old, was pursued by the gunman over a fence and shot in the lower back. The victim was reported in good condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. It was not known if the gunman stole any of the hundreds of dollars left behind on the basketball court.


Arrest -- Joseph Poore, 45, was arrested yesterday at his home in the 900 block of Spangler Way in Armistead Gardens by members of the Regional Warrant Apprehension Task Force on a charge of armed robbery. Poore, 45, is accused of robbing a 48-year-old man of money and keys at knifepoint Saturday in the 1200 block of Armistead Way.


Arrest -- Epentus Henriquez of the 3400 block of Spelman Road in Cherry Hill was arrested yesterday in East Baltimore on a warrant charging him with attempted murder. Henriquez is accused of stabbing a man in the 2300 block of Ashland Ave. in June.


Burglary -- Police were seeking a man who broke into D-s Pipe Supply in the 1300 block of Wicomico St. on Saturday and stole copper piping valued at $1,800. The burglary, reported Monday, was caught on surveillance tape.

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Burglary -- Someone entered an apartment in the 2900 block of Eastern Blvd. on Wednesday by knocking a hole in the wall of an adjacent apartment and stole an undisclosed large sum of money.

Burglary -- A 2006 Suzuki RM-125 dirt bike valued at $2,000 was stolen Wednesday from a garage in the first block of Box Circle.

Burglary -- Two digital video disc players, a television and a portable radio - valued together at nearly $800 - were stolen Tuesday from Middle River Baptist Church in the 600 block of Middle River Road.


Burglary -- At least nine lockers at Reisterstown Mini Storage in the 10600 block of Reisterstown Road were broken into Tuesday or Wednesday. It was not known whether property was stolen.

Robberies/arrests -- Two Randallstown men were arrested early Wednesday and charged with robbing two others less than an hour earlier of their cell phones and $48 at Owings Mills Boulevard and Bonita Avenue. Held on $75,000 bond was Pierre Booth, 22, of the 9500 block of Oak Trace Way. Held on $50,000 bond was Andre Davis, 23, of the 8800 block of Sonya Ave.


Burglary -- Two bicycles were stolen between Sunday and Wednesday from the patio of an apartment in the 8200 block of Church Lane. They were valued at $279.


Robbery -- Two gunmen forcibly entered a room at Motel 6 in the 1600 block of Whitehead Court about midnight Wednesday, bound three other males with tape and robbed them of nearly $50 and a bag containing toiletries.

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